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Fundamentals of Engineering Exam

The Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam is designed for recent graduates and students who are close to finishing an undergraduate engineering degree from an EAC/ABET-accredited program. It is the first step in the process to becoming a professional licensed engineer (P.E.). The FE exam is a computer-based exam administered year-round at NCEES-approved Pearson VUE test centers.

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The FE exam includes 110-questions. The exam appointment time is 6 hours long and includes

  • Nondisclosure agreement (2 minutes)
  • Tutorial (8 minutes)
  • Exam (5 hours and 20 minutes)
  • Scheduled break (25 minutes)

For more information visit the NCEES engineering page at https://ncees.org/engineering/fe/ 

Resources Available @ Carlson Library

FE Mechanical Review Manual

Call Number: TJ159 .L495 2014. This new edition of the FE Mechanical Review Manual contains concise explanations supported by exam-like example problems, with step-by-step solutions to reinforce the theory and application of fundamental concepts and also contains a robust index with thousands of terms to facilitate referencing.

FE Mechanical Practice Problems

Call Number: TJ159 .L487 2014. FE Mechanical Practice Problems offers comprehensive practice for the NCEES Mechanical FE exam. Key Features: Over 460 three-minute, multiple-choice, exam-like practice problems to illustrate the type of problems you'll encounter during the exam. 

FE Chemical Review Manual

Call Number: QD42 .L55 2016. This book is intended to guide you through the Chemical Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) examination body of knowledge and the idiosyncrasies of the National Council of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors (NCEES).

FE Chemical Practice Problems

Call Number: TP168 .L56 2016. FE Chemical Practice Problems offers comprehensive practice for the NCEES Chemical FE exam. Key Features: Over 600 three-minute, multiple-choice, exam-like practice problems to illustrate the type of problems you'll encounter during the exam. 

FE Other Disciplines Review Manual

Call Number: TA159 .E385 2014. Topics Covered Chemistry Dynamics Electricity, Power, and Magnetism Engineering Economics Ethics and Professional Practice Fluid Mechanics and Dynamics of Gases and Liquids Heat, Mass, and Energy Transfer Instrumentation and Data Acquisition Materials Science Mathematics and Advanced Engineering Mathematics Probability and Statistics Safety, Health, and Environment Statics Strength of Materials  

FE Other Disciplines Practice Problems

Call Number: TA159 L574 2014. FE Other Disciplines Practice Problems offers comprehensive practice for the NCEES Other Disciplines FE exam.  Key Features: Over 320 three-minute, multiple-choice, exam-like practice problems to illustrate the type of problems you'll encounter during the exam.

NCEES resources

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You can request digitization of sections from the manuals. Visit the River Campus Libraries' Digitization Page to learn more!

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